Heavy steel doors to isolate the underground magnetic separation mill from Eagle Mine’s main tunnel.
The aft lifeboat survived auction, although now all it holds is an emergency ladder to help men who’ve fallen overboard get on deck.
Spots of yellow gravel mark gold mines with nothing left on the surface. Is this one of the drainage pipes?
Somewhere between the grain elevator and the distillery.
And I forget just why I taste / Oh yeah, I guess it makes me smile / I found it hard, it’s hard to find / Oh well, whatever, never mind (Nirvana, “Smells Like Teen Spirit”)
A switchboard to control the flow of electricity into the plant from the city and generators.
The view from the larry, looking out at the overgrowing coke oven top. Papers listed the order of the charges for each oven, noting the sticky doors and persistent leaks. Emergency respirators and rescue gear was stored close, as long exposure to emissions from the rusty hatches could make worker pass out on the top of the ovens.
Watching the demolition of one stockhouse from another. The two cranes were removing steel storage tanks.
“But everyone I used to know was either dead or in prison So I came back to Minneapolis this time I think I’m gonna stay” -Tom Waits